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Data Scientist

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Technology, Data

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ola ojayi

  • Contact email:

    oajayi@pg-rec.com

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)20 7247 5747

  • Job ref:

    BH-92535

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-06-19

  • Startdate:

    2021-05-19

Job title: Data Scientist
Location: London based (Remote working is also an option)
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Competitive
Reporting to: Head of Data Science
I am looking for a Data Scientist for a fast-growing Media company with an amazing opportunity for progression. We are looking for someone with a real passion to bring creative flare and to stand out from competition.
Main roles and responsibilities
 
  • Working with stakeholders throughout the organisation to drive business solutions within different industries.
  • Using predictive modelling to increase customer experiences, revenue generation, ad targeting and other business outcomes to help generate sales of the data service for maximum optimization.
  • Analyse and review data to identify data driven solutions to a range of industry problems.
  • Present outcomes/analysis to the client, when appropriate
  • Coordinate with different functional teams to implement data models and platforms.

Key Skills:
Essential skills to succeed in the role include:
  • 4+ years’ experience in the capacity of a Data Scientist in a product development environment
  • Ability to work with unstructured data.
  • Loading and cleaning data from a variety of sources, (APIs, Databases, CSVs)
  • Data modelling with Excel, including use of Power Pivot.
  • R experience
  • Data Visualisation skills
  • Python coding with experience working with pandas.
 
Desirable skills
  • Hadoop platform and SQL coding
  • Experience of using cloud-based data and machine learning tools.
  • Experience working with datasets that require a lot of wrangling or cleaning.
  • Experience working with large scale data analytics engines (eg: Apache Spark)
  • Experience working in an Agile environment.
  • Certifications or qualifications in data science or machine learning topics
 
In return the successful Data Scientist will receive a competitive salary and fantastic benefits package.

If you are interested, please send an email with an updated CV and salary expectations immediately to oajayi@pg-rec.com as I have interview slots for next week.

Alternatively, if you know anyone suitable, we offer up to £500 referral reward, so please pass on their details.
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